Anja Vang Kragh served as costume designer for this production of Don Giovanni for HGO in 2019. She began her career in fashion design, working for John Galliano (Christian Dior) and later Stella McCartney. Since 2006 she has worked extensively on theater productions in Denmark, with credits including Cabaret, Tartuffe, Robin Hood, and The Importance of Being Earnest (Royal Danish Theatre); A Midsummer Night’s Dream (State Theatre, Helsingborg); Romeo and Juliet (Aarhus Theatre); Creature (Husets Theatre); and 69 (Holbaek Theatre). Opera costume designs include Der Freischütz for Royal Danish Opera, Cavalleria rusticana/Pagliacci for Royal Danish Opera and Norwegian National Opera, Der fliegende Holländer for Finnish National Opera, Carmen for the Bregenz Festival, Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg for Royal Opera House in London, L´Ormindo for the Globe Theatre in London, and Idomeneo for Vienna State Opera, all directed by Kasper Holten. Other designs include La traviata for Israeli Opera, as well as Orpheus in the Underworld and Makropulos´s Case, both for Malmö Opera House.
DON GIOVANNI 2018-19